Satellite videoconference February 17, 1994 presenting information on benefits and opportunities of space-based research. The program identifies accomplished space research as well as the objectives and plans for long-term Space Station research through a discussion of three main topics. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, International Space Station
Presenting the International Space Station’s Video Progress Report for July 1999: A Home in Space. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, International Space Station
This live, interactive event is designed to give students an inside look at the international space station and inspire interest in scientific and technical careers. The program covers a wide range of topics , including microgravity and the space environment, life support systems in space, training for life aboard the station, how research in space will lead to improved products on earth such as new drugs, new tools and improved crops. To license this film and get a higher quality version for... Topics: NASA, International Space Station
The two-hour videoconference explains the objectives of Space Station, the unique research laboratory in space planned to be in operation in the latter half of the 1990s. Panelists talk about research already accomplished in space and how space research can lead to new insights, products and processes, especially in the fields of health, pharmaceuticals, materials processing, forestry, agriculture, computers, electronic systems and environmental technologies. To license this film and get a... Topics: NASA, International Space Station
This video chronicles the logistics of building an orbiting laboratory in space. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, International Space Station
The first program in “Meet Me at the Station” Series. The video provides an overview of the International Space Station (ISS). Topics discussed include: the history of space stations, who is involved with the ISS project, what the ISS will be used for, dimensions, power supply and the teamwork involved in this multi-national program. Two activities are included in the video resource guide using science, mathematics and geography concepts. To license this film and get a higher quality... Topics: NASA, International Space Station
Station Reel Time: Power Systems Description: Examines how electricity will be generated on the International Space Station. The Space Station is the largest structure ever built in space. It will be powered by eight solar panels that collect energy from the sun through the use of photovoltaic cells. Photvoltaic cells are used on Earth too, in toys, solar calculators, at school crossings and many other places. Once the energy is collected it will be used to charge batteries which will provide... Topics: NASA, International Space Station
Highlights of ongoing NASA research is science, mathematics, and technology for students and teachers of grades 5-12. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, International Space Station
This 11-minute video uses footage and animation to provide an overview of the International Space Station. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC. Topics: NASA, International Space Station
Although the exact subject and creation date of this silent film footage is unclear, we believe it dates to 1972 and shows some aspects of the test program for the Rockwell B-1A strategic bomber and the Tomahawk cruise missile. The B-1A version of this aircraft was developed in the early 1970s, but its production was canceled, and only four prototypes were built. In the 1980s the aircraft was revived as the B-1 Lancer[N 1]. This aircraft is a four-engine supersonic variable-sweep wing,... Topics: Rockwell B-1A Lancer, Tomahawk Cruise Milsile, Test Film, Rockwell International, Cruise Misile,...
In this episode of NASA CONNECT™, students will learn about the International Space Station (ISS), why it is being built, and how it provides first-hand experiences with the space program. NASA engineers will discuss several components of the ISS, their functions, and the different types of research being conducted in the station’s unique, microgravity environment. Students will also discover how microgravity affects human beings in space and will observe NASA engineers using functions and... Topics: NASA, International Space Station, microgravity, engineering
"Phil Bowman shares from his family's victories and struggles about how God has used the protection of vows and the focus of a mindset ministry to help him keep the hearts of his children." Topics: vhs, Phil Bowman, Advanced Training Institute International, evangelical ministry, family Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
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On preparations for and activities at the Golden Gate International Exposition. Reel 1, exhibition buildings are constructed on Treasure Island, Calif., in 1936. Shows views of San Francisco and scenes aboard the ferry to Treasure Island. Seats and electric equipment are installed in the Federal Theatre building on Treasure Island. Shows wardrobe design and fitting and rehearsal scenes. Reel 2, the FTP presents a puppet show, "Hansel and Gretel" and "American Exodus." Elsa... Topics: Golden Gate International Exposition (1939-1940 : San Francisco, Calif.), Motion pictures, Theater,...
This peculiar film entitled "Jet Terminal" was made by Pan Am Airlines in 1959 to promote the completion of the JFK Airport's Terminal 3, also known by the trademarked name "Worldport." Made with an avant garde fashion that combines black and white footage with color material, and with almost no spoken dialogue or sound effects, the movie shows how the airline's new, high tech terminal makes everything about air travel easy -- and glamorous. The film features the Boeing... Topics: Pan American World Airways, Worldport, Boeing 707, John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York...
This Pan Am Airlines travelogue film "So Small Island" takes viewers on a trip to Japan aboard a Boeing 707 in the 1960s, and shows the "old" Japan of tradition and the "new" modern Japan. It includes a great deal of footage shot in Tokyo and vicinity. There are terrific street scenes of downtown, shopping districts, and the people of Japan. Also seen in the film are images of rural Japan, and the scenic beauty of the home islands as a tourist might have... Topics: Airline, Pan American World Airline, Japan, Mount Fuji, Tokyo, Boeing 707, Narita International...
Jerry Mander, an advertising guy in the 1960s who collaborated with David Brower's early Sierra Club campaigns against damming the Grand Canyon and many others, went on to write "Four Arguments for the Elimination of Television", "In the Absence of the Sacred" and was a cofounder of the International Forum on Globalization. He is interviewed here as part of the wide-ranging "Ecology Emerges" oral histories of the early ecology movement, traversing the era from the... Topics: David Brower, Sierra Club, Grand Canyon, Friends of the Earth, indigenous rights, International...